Set down your ratty Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit Edition and give Kate Upton a break. The 2013 ESPN Magazine Body Issue leaves even less to the imagination with several hot female athletes stripping down and showing off their hard-earned physiques. (Yeah, there are dudes, too, but that’s not important right now.) Sex appeal and serious skill make this best-of slideshow something to cheer about. Check it out and see.
Marlen Esparza This Texas-grown hottie was the first female boxer to qualify for the Olympics sporting red, white and blue.
Courtney Force Funny Car drag racer Courtney Force ditches the driving suit for her much more revealing birthday suit. Gentleman, we have a winner!
Agnieszka Radwanska The 24-year-old from Kraków, Poland stands at #4 in the WTA ratings. She’s also highly ranked for hotness among tennis stars.
Elena Hight This 23-year-old Olympic medalist and Hawaiian native chooses snow over surf. Which doesn’t exactly explain the tan lines.
Carly Booth Scottish golfing pro Carly Booth stripping down is arguably the most exciting thing to happen to golf, like, ever.
Miesha Tate Forget the ring girls. UFC champ Miesha Tate is hot and she could kick your ass.
Daila Ojeda Bodying up to hard rocks has given this pro climber a rock-hard body. See what we did there?
Sydney Leroux US Women’s National Team forward Sydney Leroux is quite the soccer standout—with the body, scars and, um, tats to prove it.
Tarah Gieger This X-Games medalist and motocross badass just made us forget all about Travis Pastrana.
Kerri Walsh-Jennings Hot new mama Kerri Walsh-Jennings deserves a gold medal for more than just her V-ball skills.
Swin Cash This 6-foot stunner is now sharing her hoop skills in the Windy City with the Chicago Sky. And, better yet, baring her skin for us.